Articles Tagged codename

Must Read: The Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Codename Has Been Revealed…

The Ubuntu 20.04 LTS codename is 'Focal Fossa'. The name was revealed in a package update on Launchpad, home of Ubuntu development.

16 October 2019
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Ubuntu 19.10 Codename Revealed, And Boy It’s Obscure…

The Ubuntu 19.10 codename is "Eoan Ermine", an adjective + animal combo few would've guessed! Learn what the 19.10 codename means.

19 April 2019
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS is Called ‘Bionic Beaver’

The Ubuntu 18.04 name has been revealed as 'Bionic Beaver', with Mark Shuttleworth citing Ubuntu's growing use in robotics as inspiration.

24 October 2017

First Hint at Ubuntu 17.10 Codename Revealed?

With Ubuntu 17.04 'Zesty Zapus' bringing us to the end of the alphabet, many in the Ubuntu community have wondered what the Ubuntu 17.10 name will be.

20 March 2017
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Ubuntu 17.04 — What Do You Think The Codename Will Be?

With Ubuntu 16.10 Yakkety Yak now very much out, attention will shortly turn to the next release, Ubuntu 17.04.

16 October 2016

Ubuntu 13.10 Code Name Revealed

The codename for the Ubuntu 13.10 development cycle has been unveiled - and it's a little bit saucy...

25 April 2013

Ubuntu 13.04 Named ‘Raring Ringtail’

Ubuntu 13.04 has been given its codename by Ubuntu found mark Shuttleworth. And despite many excellent community guesses - thought most we saw seemed to involve the words 'rabid' and 'rabbit' (!) - 13.04 is nicknamed the 'Raring Ringtail'.

18 October 2012

Ubuntu 12.10 Named ‘Quantal Quetzal’

Ubuntu 12.10 finally has a codename - Quantal Quetzal. Writing (in lavish quantities of alliteration) on his blog, Mark Shuttleworth gave reasoning behind the codename for the Ubuntu 12.10 release, which, he says, will largely focus around 'Quality'.

23 April 2012

Ubuntu 12.04 Named ‘Precise Pangolin’

Mark Shuttleworth has announced that the codename for Ubuntu 12.04 will be 'Precise Pangolin'.

5 October 2011

Ubuntu 11.10 Named ‘Oneiric Ocelot’

Continuing the tradition of naming every Ubuntu release, Mark Shuttleworth has revealed the codename for Natty Narwhal’s successor to be ‘Oneiric Ocelot’

7 March 2011

Ubuntu 11.04 named ‘Natty Narwhal’, aims to impress

The name of Mavericks successor in the alliterative naming stakes has been revealed by Mark Shuttleworth to be ‘Natty Narwhal’. No, really it is. Our self-appointed benevolent dictator for life has posted a fluid reasoning […]

17 August 2010

Ubuntu 10.10 Named Maverick Meerkat

Mark Shuttleworth has announced the name of Ubuntu 10.10 – And yes, in a post dated 2nd of April – ‘Maverick Meerkat’ In a post on his blog, titled ‘Shooting for the perfect 10.10 with […]

2 April 2010